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R&D Chemist II - Aero Coat

PPG Industries
Burbank, CA 91502
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As a S&T Research Chemist , you will design, formulate, apply, and evaluate high performance aerospace coatings to meet a wide range of OEM specifications and customer requirements such as corrosion, fluid, heat, and rain erosion resistance.

In this role, you will :

  • Lead independent projects or portions of large project and provide innovative technical solutions to complicated problems.
  • Design and conduct experimental work to meet project goals and timeline.
  • Plan and conduct lab work such as the formulation, application and testing of coatings per materials specifications.
  • Apply fundamental chemical and material science knowledge to accelerate innovation and new product development.
  • Maintain and communicate results through written and verbal summaries, coatings reports, and presentations.
  • Provide technical support to production.
  • Work on multiple projects and prioritize tasks based on changing priorities and timelines.
  • Learn and improve continuously as individual and as part of the team.


  • Bachelors' Degree and 5+ years of experience OR Masters' Degree and 3+ years of relevant work experience in Chemistry, Polymer Science, or Chemical Engineering required
  • Formulating experience with solvent-based or waterborne high-performance coatings is preferred.
  • Knowledge of common coating formula techniques and testing procedures as well as corrosion science is strongly preferred.
  • Must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident.


Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday - everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are "One PPG" to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday - everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: ( Click here to learn more about the PPG Way )

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

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Posted: 2021-03-26 Expires: 2021-04-24
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